Gary Walsh wrote a new post, Putting the ‘character’ in 140 characters: my first ScotEdChat 2 years, 7 months ago
Last night I hosted my first #ScotEdChat on Twitter. It is the third chat so far having accidentally started the ball rolling a few weeks ago. The first chat happened on 5th November hosted by @MrsPert1, the […]
Gary Walsh replied to the topic Organising #ScotEdChat in the forum #ScotEdChat 2 years, 7 months ago
Hear hear to Caradh being brilliant last week. It couldn’t have been a better start!
Thanks for doing one this week Athole. I would offer to do it but I am at the John Byrne Awards this Thursday night in Edinburgh 🙂
Google form would be great. I think keeping it simple is key i.e. Date – Chat Title – Host – Summary
That way it c…[Read more]
I am keen to keep momentum going after a great first effort last week. I am keen to host a #ScotEdChat session on the theme of ‘Character, Values and Citizenship’ in education. I could do so on Thursday 19th November. What do you reckon?
I just wanted to ask:
I know that some suggested themes for further chats were submitted by those i…[Read more]
Gary Walsh wrote a new post, #ScotEdChat is here! 2 years, 7 months ago
It started with a tweet
“RT if you agree – educators in Scotland should be sharing & connecting on Twitter using the #scotedchat hashtag – pls using it!!”
I have never caused a mini Twitter-storm before so […]
And we have lift off…excellent first blog which summarises all our discussions nicely!
Looking great! Thanks Gary!
Can I also point out that folk are welcome to share stimulus “thought” pieces as posts on Pedagoo under the #ScotEdChat category also.
Just create an account and then click ‘New Post’.
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Gary Walsh replied to the topic #ScotEdChat Themes in the forum #ScotEdChat 2 years, 8 months ago
Great themes! Some of my suggestions would be:
How do we educate for the ‘whole person’ in Scottish education?
What is education, and what is it for?
Schools as a central site for creative collaboration: (working with parents, communities, youth work, business, 3rd sector)
Should Scottish education have a kindergarten stage?
’21st century…[Read more]
Gary Walsh replied to the topic What is #ScotEdChat? in the forum #ScotEdChat 2 years, 8 months ago
Hey all – this all sounds great! Trying to keep an eye on it from Ireland (bad timing for a holiday!) but delighted #scotedchat has become ‘a thing’ in my absence. That’s the whole point after all. Format above looks great.
I reckon we’ve pretty much done the first ‘slow chat’ – forming #scotedchat – so I’ll try to make some time today to post a…[Read more]
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Gary Walsh wrote a new post, Values and Education conference 3 years, 8 months ago
Values and Education conference – 20th and 21st November, University of Edinburgh
Are you interested in values and education? The Public Interest Research Centre (PIRC), Character Scotland, <a href="http://learningforsustainabilityscotland.org/" […]
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Gary Walsh wrote a new post, Educating for Character 4 years, 2 months ago
What is Character?
There are many schools of thought on this but let’s not get too bogged down with stuff like Aristotelian Virtue Ethics!
For the sake of argument let’s say that character refers to our […]
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